DNA Folding Form
Users of this service are requested to cite:
Mfold web server for nucleic acid folding and hybridization prediction.
Nucleic Acids Res. 31 (13), 3406-15, (2003)
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The free energies used are from the laboratory of John SantaLucia Jr.
An appropriate citation for these energy rules is:
SantaLucia, Jr (1998) A unified view of polymer, dumbbell, and oligonucleotide DNA nearest-neighbor thermodynamics.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 95, 1460-1465. (Abstract)
For the salt correction, please cite:
Peyret, N. (2000) Prediction of Nucleic Acid Hybridization: Parameters and Algorithms PhD dissertation, Wayne State University, Department of Chemistry, Detroit, MI